Tex. Occ. Code Section 102.006
Failure to Disclose; Offense


A person commits an offense if:


the person, in a manner otherwise permitted under Section 102.001 (Soliciting Patients; Offense), accepts remuneration to secure or solicit a patient or patronage for a person licensed, certified, or registered by a state health care regulatory agency; and


does not, at the time of initial contact and at the time of referral, disclose to the patient:


the person’s affiliation, if any, with the person for whom the patient is secured or solicited; and


that the person will receive, directly or indirectly, remuneration for securing or soliciting the patient.


Except as provided by Subsection (c), an offense under this section is a Class A misdemeanor.


An offense under this section is a felony of the third degree if it is shown on the trial of the offense that the person:


has previously been convicted of an offense under this section; or


was employed by a federal, state, or local government at the time of the offense.
Acts 1999, 76th Leg., ch. 388, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1999.

Source: Section 102.006 — Failure to Disclose; Offense, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/OC/htm/OC.­102.­htm#102.­006 (accessed Dec. 2, 2023).

Dec. 2, 2023

§ 102.006’s source at texas​.gov